Wieters gets day off from catching, Teagarden behind the plate (with both lineups)

Matt Wieters is getting a day off from catching tonight against the Rays and their All-Star left-hander David Price.

Orioles manager Buck Showalter has said recently how he'd like to get Wieters, who has started 79 of the team's 97 games at catcher, more of a break behind the plate.


Wieters is 7-for-21 against Price for his career.

Taylor Teagarden will start behind the plate, while Steve Tolleson will make his sixth start of the season in left. Omar Quintanilla will make his second straight start at second.


Chris Davis (1-for-5, 2 Ks against Price) is out of the Orioles starting lineup.

Here is tonight's starting lineups:

Nick Markakis RF
J.J. Hardy SS
Adam Jones CF
Matt Wieters DH
Wilson Betemit 3B
Mark Reynolds 1B
Taylor Teagarden C
Omar Quintanilla 2B
Steve Tolleson LF
Miguel Gonzalez RHP

Desmond Jennings LF
B.J. Upton CF
Ben Zobrist 2B
Matt Joyce RF
Jeff Keppinger DH
Carlos Pena 1B
Ryan Roberts 3B
Jose Lobaton C
Elliot Johnson SS
David Price LHP